GENERAL André Cox has approved the publication of an International Positional Statement (IPS) on racism which says that racism is ‘fundamentally incompatible with the Christian conviction that all people are made in the image of God and are equal in value. The Salvation Army believes that the world is enriched by a diversity of cultures…
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The ONE Conference: Synergize (Oct. 13-15) can now be viewed via “live stream.” Click on http://www.salvationarmymedia.org/one_conference_2017.html
BUILDING BRIDGES What would it be like if every Salvation Army facility across the nation, was a gracious place for truth-seeking on race and other important issues of our time. Can you imagine it? Earlier this year Divisional Multicultural Ministries Coordinators, Field Advisors, and THQ staff participated in a Building Bridges training led by Rev….
The Fall 2017 Bible & Discipleship Training Seminar Spanish webcast is now available for your viewing. The presenter for “Cómo dirigir un estudio bíblico” [How to Lead a Bible Study] is Alfredo Martinez, Hispanic Ministries Consultant with the territorial Multicultural Ministries Department. Click on the link to view: http://www.salvationarmymedia.org/multicultural-bible-and-discipleship-training-fall-2017.html
The Spring 2017 Bible & Leadership Webinar is now available for your viewing. Our presenters are Lt. Martha Valladares and Lt. Tomas Valladares. Lt. Martha will be speaking on “Renovando su pasión espiritual” [Renewing Your Spiritual Passions]’ and Lt. Tomas’ message is “El Liderazgo de siervo” [Servant Leadership]. http://www.salvationarmymedia.org/multicultural-bible-and-discipleship-training-spring-2017
These training videos (English & Spanish) are the first of a series of cultural intelligence resources that can be used by ministry leaders who want to develop cultural competencies for multicultural and multiethnic ministries. Created by the Central Territory Multicultural Ministries Department, the videos are designed to be used in a variety of Army programs with soldiers, staff,…
Two new training opportunities are now available via webinar: “Todo tiene su tiempo” (A Time for Everything) presented by Captain Nivia Peredes. “Caminando mano a mano” (Walking Hand by Hand) presented by Captain Kerman Moran. Click on the link to view them. http://www.salvationarmymedia.org/multicultural-bible-and-discipleship-training-fall-2016.html
Conversations designed to be more than just a one-time event, but an ongoing guide for the journey. SACRED CONVERSATIONS ON RACE, CULTURE AND RECONCILIATION is a resource designed to assist officers, soldiers, and employees to have gracious conversations around the complex and sensitive topic of race, our racial histories, and racial reconciliation. These conversations will be enriched…
Three Reminders As we Dialogue For the Common Good “As we engage with those who have different perspectives and opinions, we should focus on listening.” http://www.christianitytoday.com/edstetzer/2016/august/three-reminders-as-we-dialogue-for-common-good.html Implicit Racial Bias The Church – A BARNA Report http://qideas.org/videos/implicit-racial-bias/